On industry in Cuba: supports buying Cuban-made products and extols the joys of consumerism. Apparently made in 1958 just prior to the revolution. Suburban home construction. Woman goes into beauty parlor, gets makeover. Woman shopping in supermarket. end title: "Este no es el...FIN...es el principio" main title: "Consumir lo que el pais produce es hacer patria" favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Title: Miscellaneous Scenes Along the Overland Route, 1927 Scenes shot from moving train VS tracks receding into distance, shot from back platform of observation car Title: Lindbergh's Welcome by New York, June 13, 1927 Ticker-tape parade, shot from window (long shot, indistinct) Shot of street corner from above showing litter Title: Some of Joan's and Bobbie's Animal Friends Title: Snaps of the San Francisco and Los Angeles stores, 1927 VS exteriors, interiors and staff Title: The Livingston...
"8th Biennial Reno Run" of antique automobiles to Harrah's in Reno, Nevada, featuring people dressed in period costumes and a few celebrities. A&B silent pix only. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
This film depicts the community life of an ant colony, the differentiation of the members of the colony into three classes: queen, workers, and soldiers, and the work performed by each class. The industrial, engineering, and military activities of the ant colony are shown. The film is divided into the prologue, which shows the queen selecting a site for a home; act one shows the discovery of plant lice, and the approach of enemies; and act two portrays the invasion and successful defense of... Topics: ants, social insects
The first reel appears to be R3, ending with a title that says "Farther Faster Safer with Pennzoil." A senior salesman or manager advises a younger salesman, both sitting in an office, about shop procedure, sales techniques and sales aids. Second reel: nice shots of 1930s cars driving along urban streets (Detroit?) Middle-class family sitting in living room reading VS Cars drive into Pennzoil gas station, get oil checked and serviced Third reel lacks sound. Third reel: more driving...
AFTER ELECTED TO STUDENT COUNCIL. JOHN FINDS IT HARD TO KEEP UP WITH HIS SCHOOLWORK. HE GETS HIS GIRLFRIEND TO HELP HIM WITH HIS LESSONS, & FINALLY TO HELP HIM DURING A TEST. HIS CHEATING IS PUNISHED BY TEACHER, STUDENT COUNCIL, FRIENDS. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Shellmound (Park) Pistol and Rifle Club of Emeryville, California hold annual meet at San Rafael, Calif. Members shoot. CU Chris Otten, the "Rifle King," with his trophy; G. Armstrong, world champion pistol shot with medals. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Miss Florence Hinton, of Grover City, California, has trained a platoon of squirrels to be domestic. Very creepy story. Squirrel holding American flag; Miss Hinton kisses squirrel. (Animals anthropomorphism nature and culture) favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
"The success of the Army on the firing line depends upon the success of labor and industry on the production line. And the security of American industry and labor depends upon the success of the American Army. An Axis victory means the enslavement of both labor and industry. The film shows what happened in Vienna, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Holland, and France: cities destroyed, industry taken over by the Nazis, labor conscripted, men, women, and children subjected to terror and starvation.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Driving tests for teenagers in Vallejo, California Contest for state's best driver probably a Teenage Road-e-o Car driving around obstacle course CU cops looking toward camera POV thru windshield car driving toward cops Black teenager looking out of driver's window with thumbs-up to camera favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
New York City: Police distribute literature on how to protect life, property and money. 09:40:11:05 Badly overexposed footage of New York City police handing out cards informing public on how to protect lives, property and money. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Some good shots to be logged. China Week march in New York City with Wendell L. Willkie, Herbert H. Lehman and Dr. Tsune Chi Yu (Consul General of the Republic of China) tells a history of United States engagement with China
OAKLAND TRIBUNE DREAM FILM. Tribune-American Dream Picture sponsored by American Theatre and Oakland Tribune which gave a prize for the most unusual dream made into a photoplay. Mrs. L.L. Nicholson of Oakland submitted the winning scenario, about losing her baby and then finding the child after a frantic trip to the Ferry Building in a rowboat. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Panama-Pacific International Exposition - WOW (Industrial Workers of the World) Parade / marching units of women / fancy marching / head of organization on horse / CU of large group / parade. NOTE: This is an extremely early women's labor union march! It can also pass easily for "Women's Suffrage" as well, with their draped sashes and uniformly white dresses. Curiously, and to great effect, they march in drill formations as well as the standard march down a city street. Skeletal Entry favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Presents the experiences of Guy, a 15-year-old Mexican-American who spends a great deal of time stoned on reds. Shows his flight into passivity and escape from the realities of an ungiving environment. Questions why he needs to escape and what should change in his surroundings to make his life more challenging.